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Festival of Folk Arts Budapest

Festival of Folk Arts Budapest

Could you imagine that everything made by hand, from the food to the vehicles? Now you can experience the past, and see how that world worked in the Festival of Hungarian Handcrafts in Budapest.
Program: Festival of Hungarian Handcrafts in Budapest
LocationBuda Castle Budapest
Date: 16th August – 21st August
Price: from € 6.5
Best for: young tourists, couples, families, culture tourists

Sziget Festival Budapest photo by  Maël Racapé

Sziget Festival Budapest photo by Maël Racapé

Sziget Festival nowadays is one of the most famous music festival in Europe. If you are in Budapest during the Sziget Festival, you should try it.
Program: Sziget Music Festival Island in Budapest
Location: Hajógyári Island
Date: 9-16 August 2017.
Price: daily ticket from € 66, weekly ticket from € 256
Booking: tickets usually sold out well in advance
Features: Concerts with world famous singers and bands, cultural programs, voluntary stands, international platforms
Specialty: huge stage, a lot of places, many programs, the biggest festival place in Hungary
Best for: young tourists, couples, music lovers, festival fans

Hungarian Grand Prix

Hungarian Grand Prix

The first Grand Prix in Hungary was in 1986, more than 30 years ago. This event is one of the biggest international events in Hungary. Many people from all of the world visit Hungary because of this race. If you visit Hungary because of this exciting occasion and you will stay in Budapest, the best option is to use the public transport or taxi to get to the Hungaroring.
Program: Hungarian Grand Prix near Budapest City
Location: Hungaroring, Mogyorod Town
Date: last week of July
Price: from € 33
Booking: tickets usually sold out well in advance
Features: standing tickets or sitting tickets, on the day of the Grand Prix the transport to the Hungaroring is free
Specialty: Once in a year, the biggest stars of motorsport
Best for: Formula One Fanatics, people who like motorsport

Programs before and after the race in Budapest:

 

Sparkling Wine Festival Budapest

Sparkling Wine Festival Budapest photo by Jan Smith

The sparkling wine is a perfect choice for a hot summer night, and the Budapest Sparkling Wine could be the best program if you are in Budapest during the festival.

Program: Budapest Sparkling Wine Festival
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Best for: sparkling wines lovers, wine lovers

Danube Folk Street Show in Budapest

Danube Folk Street Show in Budapest

Just open your eyes and enjoy the traditional Hungarian and international Folk Dance around the streets of Budapest.

Program: Danube Folk Street Show in Budapest
Location: Váci Street, Vigadó Square, Vörösmarty Square, Budapest
Date: June
Price: free entrance
Features: Every kind of international folk dance
Specialty: The biggest Street Show in Budapest
Best for: everyone

Related Folk Programs:

Hungarian Folk Shows

 

Budapest Night Festival of Museums

Budapest Night Festival of Museums

There are many interesting museums in Budapest. Now here’s your chance to tour them all in one night.

Program: Budapest Night Festival of Museums
Location: Almost the whole Budapest (there will be special museum bus tours)
Date: June
Price: from € 2
Booking: not necessary
Specialty: once a year
Best for: everyone

Festival of Czech Beers in Budapest

Festival of Czech Beers in Budapest

Now you could drink from the famous Czech beer in Budapest within a framework of a beer festival.

Program: Festival of Czech Beers in Budapest
Location: Heroes Square, Budapest
Price: no entrance fee
Booking: not necessary
Specialty: Czech beer specialities
Best for: couples, families, young tourists

Related beer programs in Budapest:

Beer Cruise Budapest

 

Cocktail Cruise Budapest

Cocktail Cruise Budapest

Take a Danube River Cruise and drink cocktails. Believe us: you will be amazed.

Program: Cocktail Cruise Budapest
Location: River Danube Budapest
Date: Every day
Price: from € 17.5
Booking: book your tickets to secure your place
Features: 1,5 hour sightseeing cruise, 2 cocktails or 3 beer
Specialty: breathtaking view, cool cocktails, air-conditioned boat
Best for: couples, families, young tourists

Wine Cruise Budapest

Wine Cruise Budapest

Taste wines while marvel at Budapest from an air-conditioned boat. The Danube and the delicious wines will make you relaxed.

Program: Wine Cruise Budapest
Location: River Danube Budapest
Date: every day
Price: from € 17.5
Booking: book your tickets to secure your place
Specialty: Wine tasting on the board, Live music, Breathtaking autumn view, Guaranteed romantic, UNESCO World Heritage beauties, Drink, Air-conditioned boat, Free Wi-fi
Best for: Wine lovers, Gastro tourists, Couples